As businesses move to a remote workforce, hackers have increased their activity to capitalize on new security holes. Cybercriminals often use unsophisticated methods that continue to be extremely successful. These include phishing emails to harvest credentials and gain easy access to business-critical environments. Hackers are also using ransomware to hold your data hostage, demanding a … More What To Do When Your Business Is Hacked
Let’s face it; we live in a digital world. Our work lives, personal lives, and finances have all begun gravitating toward the world of the internet, mobile computing, and electronic media. Unfortunately, this widespread phenomenon makes us more vulnerable than ever to malicious attacks, invasions of privacy, fraud, and other such unpleasantries. That’s why cybersecurity … More Why Cybersecurity is Important in 2021
People talk about the cybersecurity job market like it’s a monolith, but there are a number of different roles within cybersecurity, depending not only on your skill level and experience but on what you like to do. In fact, Cybercrime Magazine came up with a list of 50 cybersecurity job titles, while CyberSN, a recruiting … More What are the different roles within cybersecurity?
Behind the strategies and solutions needed to counter today’s cyber threats are—dedicated cybersecurity researchers. They spend their lives dissecting code and analyzing incident reports to discover how to stop the bad guys. But what drives these specialists? To understand the motivations for why these cybersecurity pros do what they do, we decided to talk with … More What Does It Take To Be a Cybersecurity Researcher?
Just like programming, hacking has become dangerously popular these days. Thanks to big blockbuster movies which raised an urge among the youth to become a hacker. Every other teenager wants to become a hacker as they see their favorite stars performing hacking. Movies like Algorithm, matrix and the hacker left a huge impact on youth. I personally saw algorithm 10 times and still loved the way they portrayed concepts in such a realistic manner, I really loved it but in the real world becoming a hacker is not an easy task. It will take time, its not something which will happen in days or weeks. It might take you months and even years to reach the level where you can call yourself a hacker.Hacking needs lots and lots of patience, smart work, and hard work. Although there are many tools available in the market with which you can perform many hacking related tasks such as pen-testing, DDOS and much more. But if you really want to become a real hacker, then you must have a knack for programming languages. Some of the world’s best hackers started out as programmers. If you know how to program, you will be able to dissect code and analyze it.So in this article, we have shortlisted some of the best programming languages which you can learn right away to start your hacking career. All these languages offer different roles and benefits but you must be familiar with their structure and workflow. … More Top 5 Most Popular Programming Languages For Hacking
Mastering the various terminal commands is a must for everybody The Linux Terminal is a very powerful tool and it’s most probably the most interesting part of Unix. There are a plethora of commands that can help us in our day-to-day life. I am a software engineer in Silicon Valley, with over 12 years of … More 5 Super Handy Linux Commands that Everyone Should be Aware of
<p value="<amp-fit-text layout="fixed-height" min-font-size="6" max-font-size="72" height="80">Attention security professionals and penetration testers, believe it or not, but Kali Linux is now available in the Microsoft App store for Windows 10. The suite of security assessment and penetration tools can natively run on Windows 10 thanks to the work of the Windows system for Linux, also known as … More Run Kali Linux on Windows 10
What is domain name system (DNS) spoofing Domain Name Server (DNS) spoofing (a.k.a. DNS cache poisoning) is an attack in which altered DNS records are used to redirect online traffic to a fraudulent website that resembles its intended destination. Once there, users are prompted to login into (what they believe to be) their account, giving … More DNS Spoofing
Wireless networks are accessible to anyone within the router’s transmission radius. This makes them vulnerable to attacks. Hotspots are available in public places such as airports, restaurants, parks, etc. In this tutorial, we will introduce you to common techniques used to exploit weaknesses in wireless network security implementations. We will also look at some of the countermeasures … More How to Hack WiFi (Wireless) Network
Steganography is the technique of hiding secret data within an ordinary, non-secret, file or message in order to avoid detection; the secret data is then extracted at its destination. The use of steganography can be combined with encryption as an extra step for hiding or protecting data. The word steganography is derived from the Greek words steganos (meaning hidden or covered) … More steganography